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333. Billy Wilson.

Born : Seaton Delaval, 10 July, 1946.

Roger Jones.

Click to see more information and a picture of Roger

Born : Upton-On-Severn, 8 November, 1946.

Players included in Rothmans Football Yearbook 1970-71...

Manager: Eddie Quigley

Dewi Atherton

John Barton

Laurie Calloway

Moved to Southport 11 August 1970, part exchange with Alex Russell.

Ray Charter

Bryan Conlon

Terry Eccles

David Fazackerley.

David has the record League appearances for Blackburn Rovers, see Club Record Apperances

Where are they now ?

Becomes the coach at Manchester City, see November 2001 News

Career 2001- : see 2001-2002, 2002-2003, 2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2005-2006, 2006-2007

Fred Goodwin

Brian Hill

Allan Hunter

Jimmy Kerr

Ken Knighton

Moved to Hull City for 60.000 4 March 1970

Frank Kopel

Don Martin

Stuart Metcalfe

Dick Mulvaney

A Parker

Tony Parkes.

Career 1999- : 1999-2000, 2000-2001, 2001-2002, 2002-2003, 2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2005-2006, 2006-2007

Becomes assistant manager after a spell as manager, see March 2000

After 34 years at the club and 6 spells as Caretaker manager, sacked as Reserve team manager, 12 November 2004. Tony found out the information via a friend who heard it on the radio.

Becomes a coach at Blackpool, 30 November, 2006

Eamonn Rogers,

George Sharples

Jeff Whaley

Michael Wood

Known Apprentices...

William Dunning. Signed professional forms November 1970

Players who joined the club during the 1970-71 season...

Fred Pickering. Arrived from Blackpool 11 March 1971 for 20,000 pounds

Alex Russell Arrived from Southport 10 August, 1970 (part exchange with Laurie Calloway)

For further links try ...

The official website which has some good links can be found at Premiership Football At Ewood

One of the best fan sites I came across was at Blackburn Rovers - Supporters' Internet Site

For further links see ...

Click to see Blackburn Rovers 70-71 autographs at Lennart Kristiansson's site:
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English Football League 70-71 Autographs

For all the players' career at Blackburn Rovers, see

Birmingham City Official Website

Information From...

Lennart Kristiansson's Blackburn Rovers 70-71

1970-71 season information from :
'Rothmans Football Yearbook 1970-71' 1st Year. Queen Anne Press, London, 1970, and
'Rothmans Football Yearbook 1971-72' 2nd Year. Queen Anne Press, London, 1971.

Further information from:
"The PFA Premier and Football League Players' Records 1946-2005"
Edited and compiled by Barry J. Hugman. Lennard Queen Anne Press, 2005.
Since 1888... The Searchable Premiership and Football League Player Database

Bob Dunning
13 November 2006

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